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Wilmington residents reflect on Memorial Day

Memorial Day, hundreds of people in and out of uniform gathered at the Wilmington National Cemetery, reflecting on the the holiday's importance.

Poppy Day commemorated by American Legion Post 68 in Leland

Members of the American Legion Post 68 handed out poppies in Leland on Friday as a tribute to veterans.

‘Team Rubicon’ mobilizes veterans to help with humanitarian missions

A Brunswick County woman who is a part of a veteran-led disaster response organization with thousands of volunteers is trying to encourage more veterans in Southeastern North Carolina to get involved.

NC House passes bill aimed to improve crisis intervention, services for veterans

A bill that aims to improve crisis intervention and services for veterans is gaining support in the state legislature.

Southeast NC Veterans Day Parade says women veterans, service members will be grand marshals this year

As the nation celebrates Women’s History Month, the Southeast North Carolina Veterans Day Parade says women veterans and service members will be recognized as grand marshals at this year's event.

27 COVID deaths at Illinois vets nursing home prompts probe

State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans.

Explosion kills 2 steam pipe workers at veterans hospital

Two workers have been killed in an explosion while repairing a steam pipe in a maintenance building at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Connecticut.

Jacksonville mental health clinic to serve post-9/11 veterans and military families

Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) announced on Wednesday the opening of The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Hope For The Warriors, which is now offering virtual mental health services for post-9/11 veterans and military families.

Cape Fear Honor Flight to take off again in spring 2021

The Honor Flight is returning to the Wilmington area.

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Two-vehicle accident impacts traffic near Isabel Holmes Bridge

Wilmington Police and emergency personnel responded to multiple calls of a traffic accident in the area of the Martin Luther King Parkway and the Isabel Holmes Bridge Thursday night.

One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Officials say that will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.

FL: At Least One Dead In Partial Collapse Of Surfside Condo

Authorities say nearly 100 people are still unaccounted for after part of a 12-story beachfront condo building collapsed in a town outside Miami.